Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,719
Nationwide Rank 8194

Quick Facts

Ellijay, Georgia is the 8,194th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ellijay, Georgia is a city.

Ellijay, Georgia is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Ellijay had its largest population ever.

Ellijay, Georgia is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 75% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
8184 Bay Springs, Mississippi 1,723 -18.1%
8185 Jonesboro, Illinois 1,723 -6.2%
8186 Kirkland, Illinois 1,723 46.8%
8187 Oakfield, New York 1,723 -4.3%
8188 Tekamah, Nebraska 1,723 -8.9%
8189 Oakes, North Dakota 1,721 -13.1%
8190 Smackover, Arkansas 1,721 -13.9%
8191 Estell Manor, New Jersey 1,720 8.1%
8192 Wilder, Idaho 1,720 17.4%
8193 De Pue, Illinois 1,719 -6.4%
8194 Ellijay, Georgia 1,719 7.9%
8195 Oswego, Kansas 1,719 -4.9%
8196 Briarcliff, Texas 1,718 91.5%
8197 Lake Como, New Jersey 1,717 -5.3%
8198 Ronceverte, West Virginia 1,717 9.7%
8199 Cross City, Florida 1,716 -3.1%
8200 Haymarket, Virginia 1,715 87.8%
8201 Lamar, Arkansas 1,715 18.8%
8202 Lester Prairie, Minnesota 1,715 24.9%
8203 North Judson, Indiana 1,715 -13.1%
8204 Piperton, Tennessee 1,715 74.6%

Similarly Sized Cities In Georgia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
5850 Alamo 3,370 73.3%
5867 Greensboro 3,354 2.3%
5879 Nicholls 3,336 62.9%
5895 Baldwin 3,323 34.1%
5975 Lakeland 3,250 18.8%
5996 Grantville 3,226 141.4%
6017 Gray 3,197 55.3%
6042 Avondale Estates 3,173 20.7%
6059 Tallapoosa 3,160 9.6%
6071 Chickamauga 3,144 29.1%
6072 Harlem 3,143 58.4%
6094 Tybee Island 3,127 -8.1%
6120 Hogansville 3,105 12.1%
6155 Montezuma 3,078 -22.7%
6203 Soperton 3,028 -7.4%
6221 Leesburg 3,004 26.2%
6269 Hahira 2,959 80.2%
6323 Chattahoochee Hills 2,903 22.1%
6332 Watkinsville 2,892 37.2%
6339 Lula 2,886 92.5%
6407 Millen 2,810 -19.5%
6411 Lake City 2,808 -2.5%
6430 Dawsonville 2,792 269.3%
6432 Abbeville 2,789 21.4%
6483 Bloomingdale 2,752 2.3%
6560 Statham 2,694 29.7%
6591 Thunderbolt 2,675 5.9%
6615 Monticello 2,657 10.2%
6620 Reidsville 2,654 18.8%
6667 Webster County 2,605 9.5%
6699 Royston 2,576 3.0%
6747 Donalsonville 2,539 -8.8%
6765 Pembroke 2,526 6.7%
6857 Sylvania 2,452 -15.9%
6929 Homerville 2,400 -14.4%
6989 Georgetown-Quitman County 2,358 -9.4%
6991 East Dublin 2,355 -11.2%
7154 Mount Vernon 2,258 16.0%
7155 Claxton 2,257 -1.5%
7163 Clayton 2,250 10.8%
7171 Louisville 2,241 -17.5%
7187 Oxford 2,234 18.5%
7188 Trenton 2,233 14.5%
7216 Ludowici 2,210 52.8%
7290 Lavonia 2,161 16.1%
7381 Berkeley Lake 2,107 33.2%
7398 Bowdon 2,099 7.5%
7408 Buena Vista 2,096 25.4%
7418 Lithonia 2,094 -4.6%
7420 Pearson 2,093 15.9%
7521 Ball Ground 2,041 143.2%
7537 Midway 2,033 84.9%
7568 Sparks 2,016 14.2%
7606 Wrens 1,998 -14.2%
7681 Guyton 1,955 48.3%
7715 Demorest 1,940 32.1%
7722 Maysville 1,938 49.1%
7768 Tennille 1,915 27.5%
7769 Wadley 1,915 -8.0%
7806 Arcade 1,893 16.4%
7823 Gordon 1,886 -12.2%
7836 Colquitt 1,879 -2.7%
7860 Ellaville 1,867 15.6%
7898 Morgan 1,849 26.2%
7899 Darien 1,848 5.5%
7940 Clarkesville 1,828 36.3%
7954 Butler 1,819 -4.5%
8009 Mount Zion 1,798 39.9%
8011 Varnell 1,798 16.0%
8053 Nicholson 1,777 31.4%
8085 Union Point 1,766 8.8%
8107 Trion 1,753 -11.9%
8147 Warrenton 1,738 -17.5%
8166 Davisboro 1,732 12.1%
8194 Ellijay 1,719 7.9%
8241 Twin City 1,698 -3.4%
8316 Hoschton 1,662 51.5%
8424 Brooklet 1,612 44.9%
8472 Emerson 1,594 37.1%
8519 Lookout Mountain 1,569 -2.6%
8523 Chester 1,567 19.6%
8600 Young Harris 1,537 152.3%
8659 Lincolnton 1,509 -8.4%
8733 Richland 1,485 -16.9%
8746 Porterdale 1,481 8.5%
8772 Edison 1,468 9.6%
8938 Blue Ridge 1,407 15.5%
8986 Walnut Grove 1,395 14.1%
9006 Arlington 1,387 -13.4%
9048 Willacoochee 1,375 -4.1%
9050 Pine Mountain 1,374 19.6%
9078 Nelson 1,365 109.0%
9160 Enigma 1,330 52.8%
9180 Woodbine 1,321 8.5%
9196 Boston 1,315 -7.3%
9234 Mount Airy 1,304 73.4%
9332 Marshallville 1,279 -3.6%
9394 Lumber City 1,256 0.7%
9407 Aragon 1,252 20.2%
9413 Sparta 1,251 -17.3%
9489 Winterville 1,225 14.4%
9502 Omega 1,221 -7.8%
9593 Broxton 1,196 -16.8%
9644 Oglethorpe 1,179 -1.3%
9646 Alto 1,177 28.4%
9662 Zebulon 1,173 -1.7%
9710 Comer 1,160 9.4%
9716 Lumpkin 1,159 -15.2%
9721 Buchanan 1,158 22.7%
9783 Cave Spring 1,141 13.7%
9797 Homer 1,137 18.4%
9806 Franklin Springs 1,135 50.5%
9845 McCaysville 1,123 4.7%
9888 Rochelle 1,112 -21.4%
9889 Hamilton 1,111 138.9%
9921 Remerton 1,101 30.6%
9959 Bogart 1,091 -1.8%
9998 Mountain City 1,077 29.7%
10034 Ray City 1,068 42.4%
10050 Nahunta 1,064 13.9%
10165 Meigs 1,032 -5.4%
10234 Fort Gaines 1,013 -8.8%
10289 Reynolds 1,002 -3.9%
10345 Dasher 991 18.3%
10368 Hagan 983 8.4%
10405 Norman Park 976 15.2%
10414 Roberta 974 21.5%
10431 Sardis 971 -17.6%
10456 Shellman 967 -16.6%
10496 Franklin 958 2.1%
10517 Clermont 952 87.0%
10582 Jeffersonville 939 -22.0%
10672 Eton 921 97.6%
10681 Ivey 920 -16.5%
10723 Hiawassee 912 12.8%
10730 Homeland 910 19.2%
10788 Woodbury 895 -25.0%
10808 Waleska 890 44.0%
10833 Lake Park 883 71.1%
10885 Tunnel Hill 872 -27.6%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,719 8,194
2016 1,694 8,240
2015 1,680 8,259
2014 1,647 8,324
2013 1,637 8,341
2012 1,630 8,357
2011 1,627 8,369
2010 1,619 8,384
2009 1,619 8,287
2008 1,599 8,335
2007 1,581 8,351
2006 1,557 8,398
2005 1,504 8,514
2004 1,514 8,474
2003 1,536 8,398
2002 1,560 8,341
2001 1,574 8,291
2000 1,593 8,253
1990 1,214 8,934